This is an authentic vintage Persian Heriz rug hand-knotted in Persia. Woven with an all wool pile on a cotton foundation. Very minor wear on the pile, color abrash, this rug is not straight, see photos, this rug is in very good condition.
Heriz ( Heris ) is a city situated to the north-east of the city Tabriz in East Azerbaijan Province, Iran. Heriz carpets are durable and hard-wearing and they can last for generations. Heriz rugs are often woven in geometric, bold patterns with a large medallion dominating the field. Similar rugs from the neighboring towns and villages of the Heriz region are Afshar, Mehraban, Sarab, Bakhshaish, and Gorevan. Rugs from Heriz are generally of a more coarse weave with a knot density usually ranging from 30-100 kpsi.
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